Calyptocephalella Strand 1926 (helmeted water toad)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Calyptocephalellidae

Synonym: Calyptocephalus Duméril and Bibron 1841 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Calyptocephalellidae according to J. C. Fernicola and A. Albino 2012

See also Schaeffer 1949

Sister taxon: Baurubatrachus

Subtaxa: Calyptocephalella canqueli Calyptocephalella gayi

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore


• Miocene of Argentina (2 collections)

• Deseadan of Argentina (1), Bolivia (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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